Finding the Best Self Catering Cottages in Devon and Cornwall

The UK isn’t lacking gorgeous destinations but it does seem that the bordering counties of Devon and Cornwall have more than their fair share of this natural wealth. It is no surprise then that options for self catering cottages are plentiful. However, all self-catering cottages are not created equal and a little bit of homework is required to find something that meets all your needs.

When you have determined the West Country for a holiday or break, among the toughest choices is narrowing down the areas which might suit. The two counties of Cornwall and Devon are expansive so you will need to choose an area that can provide you with as much as possible in a small radius. The Holsworthy area of North Devon is a perfect choice in this respect and also because it offers self catering cottage options for those whose discernment and taste leans towards the luxury self catering end of the market.

Holsworthy is a traditional Devon market town, lying just a few miles from the Cornish border. It’s perfect situation centrally places you for a wealth of holiday options irrespective of what your taste might be. Holsworthy, as a base for your self catering cottage holiday home, is far enough inland to be sheltered from the ever changing moods of the coast whilst also being close enough to enjoy everything the beautiful sandy beaches of this region.

This area of coast is home to some fascinating geological formations which include impressive cliffs with colourful stratifications and rock folds while the offshore jagged reefs have been the cause of many ship wrecks in times past.

Not many areas in Cornwall and Devon offer such a wealth of options for diverse holiday activities from the sedentary to the energetic. Avid golfers can guest at the nearby clubs of Holsworthy, Bude and Launceston and fishermen have too many options to list here although be reassured that coarse fishing, fly fishing, freshwater and sea-fishing are all well catered for.

Self-catering accommodation adds a great amount of freedom to your holiday where all schedules are then your own. In choosing the region of Holsworthy for your holiday base you can be assured of cottages of 4 star luxury; a perfect self catering accommodation choice for those seeking as much comfort as they could desire with the added extras of a swimming pool, tennis courts and an oasis like setting of privacy and relaxation.

On the hunt to uncover the perfect luxury self catering in Devon? Or possibly the ideal dog friendly holiday cottages? Try Glebe House Cottages situated on the fringe of probably the most breathtaking coastal scenery in the UK.